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1 hr ago | St. Petersburg Times

Nuance Galleries opens show of 15 Cuban artists

In 2013, Robert Rowen of Nuance Galleries, 804 S Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa, purchased a collection of several hundred works by 20th century Cuban artists.

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3 hrs ago | Nuvo.net

The Best Damn Sandwich in Town: Havana Cafe's Cuban

I have been avoiding writing this sandwich battle review for a while, because I just didn't want the honeymoon phase to be over with my public celebration of Goose the Market's Batali sandwich.

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Related Topix: World News, Central America, Tampa, FL

4 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

With millions unspent in draft, Astros to watch Cuban OF Rusney Castillo

The Astros saw their spending pool in the amateur draft reduced by $8 million. Letting Brady Aiken and Jacob Nix go unsigned reduced the team's pool from a league-leading $13,362,200 to $5,069,600.

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8 hrs ago | West Australian

China's Xi eyes increased investment in Cuba

Chinese President Xi Jinping visited Cuba on Tuesday to expand investment in the fellow communist nation, his last stop on a four-country Latin American charm offensive.

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9 hrs ago | Philly.com

Are the Guantanamo war crimes courts now doomed?

Lyle Denniston, the National Constitution Center's adviser on constitutional literacy, explains how a recent court ruling based on Article I of the Constitution has created a huge problem for the war crimes system at Guantanamo.

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Related Topix: US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, World News, District of Columbia Circuit Court of Appeals, US News, American University, Guantanamo Bay

14 hrs ago | Dear Kitty

Music for peace, all over the world

MARRYING Rolling Stone Keith Richards with Aztec Indian percussionists, Mexican horns, an Australian didgeridoo, a Congolese bassist and an array of other talented international musicians may come across as a bit off the wall.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Saveur.com

Papa's Favorite Poison

Years ago, I had little use for the daiquiri. I regarded it as a fruity, frothy, adolescent concoction, made for injudicious college drinking and the "specialty cocktail" page at chain restaurants, all too often impregnated with artificial colors and flavors.

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The Washington Post

Oswaldo Paya's death in Cuba two years ago still awaits a proper investigation.

In the back seat was Oswaldo Paya, one of Cuba's best-known dissidents, who had championed the idea of a democratic referendum on the nation's future.

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Encyclopaedia Britannica

Cuba

Two years later Castro proclaimed the Marxist-Leninist nature of the revolution.

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China Daily

China, Cuba to further advance ties

A Cuban student, identified as Luo Xiao by her Chinese name, holds up her calligraphic work of Chinese character "rabbit" at Beijing Language and Culture University in this file photo taken on Feb 1, 2011.

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Babalu Blog

Reports from Cuba: Offering fish at your door? Be careful

Many Cubans opt for the informal market instead the high prices of the products in hard currency stores.

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Foster's Daily Democrat

Church receives $7,000 to bring water filtration systems to Cuba

A local church has received $7,000 to help provide water filtration systems to Cubans.

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Foster's Daily Democrat

Church receives $7,000 to bring water filtration systems to Cuba

A local church has received $7,000 to help provide water filtration systems to Cubans.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

China Daily

China, Cuba to further advance ties

A Cuban student, identified as Luo Xiao by her Chinese name, holds up her calligraphic work of Chinese character "rabbit" at Beijing Language and Culture University in this file photo taken on Feb 1, 2011.

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Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Central America, Cuba, NY, Life, Holidays, New Year's Day/Eve, National University

Babalu Blog

Reports from Cuba: Offering fish at your door? Be careful

Many Cubans opt for the informal market instead the high prices of the products in hard currency stores.

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Related Topix: World News, Central America, Life, Food, Seafood, US News, Conservative Political News

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Nerve News

Russia blacklists 12 Americans to counter US sanctions

The Russian Foreign Ministry Saturday published a list of 12 Americans barred from entering the country after the United States expanded sanctions on Moscow over the Ukraine crisis.

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Related Topix: Prison, US Military Prisons, World News, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Abu Ghraib

Free Republic

Hispanic Children Murdered on our Border—Media Silent

This might explain why most of you, amigos, have probably never heard of this atrocity against 'Hispanics' attempting to enter the U.S. The Democratic Party's public relations department saw no upside to publicizing You know it's bad when a mainstream media luminary himself admits to mainstream media 'negligence.'

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Related Topix: Public Relations, World News, Central America, Fidel Castro, Boat Disaster

Hispanic Business

SITE Santa Fe -- Glenda Le n: This tree is more than a tree

Artificial leaves, trees, and glue comprise the medium for Glenda Len's work Esperanza , featured in SITE Santa Fe's biennial exhibition.

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The Republic

Fidel Castro: Ukraine to blame for downed airliner

Retired Cuban leader Fidel Castro on Friday blamed the Ukrainian government in Kiev for the downing of a Malaysian Airlines passenger plane.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Examiner.com

It's National Daiquiri Day in the U.S.A: Cheers

If you're a fan of this holiday column, you know there is a holiday for just about every occasion under the sun.

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Related Topix: Drink, Cocktails, Rum, Liquor, World News, Central America, Recipes, Life, Fruits, Food

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